Art Books

The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358126607
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - October 6th, 2020

A beautifully designed guidebook to the unnoticed yet essential elements of our cities, from the creators of the wildly popular 99% Invisible podcast 

Have you ever wondered what those bright, squiggly graffiti marks on the sidewalk mean?

Or stopped to consider why you don't see metal fire escapes on new buildings?

Or pondered the s

Complex Presents: Sneaker of the Year: The Best Since '85 Cover Image
By Inc. Complex Media, Marc Ecko (Foreword by), Joe La Puma (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781419745799
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Published: Abrams Image - October 20th, 2020

In 1985, Nike released Michael Jordan’s first sneaker, the Air Jordan 1, and sneaker culture was born. Now thousands of people wait in line at Supreme, and companies throw millions of dollars at LeBron James to keep him in their marketing plans. The trend that saw steady growth for decades with the emergence of sports, hip-hop, and sportswear advertising has exploded into a phenomenon.

Passion by Design: The Art and Times of Tamara de Lempicka Cover Image
ISBN: 9780789213754
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Published: Abbeville Press - November 17th, 2020

An attractive new hardcover edition of the classic biography of Tamara de Lempicka, whose paintings defined Art Deco and whose life epitomized the Jazz Age

GLORY: Magical Visions of Black Beauty Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250204561
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 20th, 2020

From Kahran and Regis Bethencourt, the dynamite husband and wife duo behind CreativeSoul Photography, comes GLORY, a photography book that shatters the conventional standards of beauty for Black children.

Featuring a foreword by Amanda Seales

Picturing Resistance: Moments and Movements of Social Change from the 1950s to Today Cover Image
ISBN: 9781984857583
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 20th, 2020

A compelling photographic history of the important moments of progressive resistance--from the civil rights movement to the present--to inspire the change-makers and activists of today.

What Becomes a Legend Most: A Biography of Richard Avedon Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062442710
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Published: Harper - October 13th, 2020

The first definitive biography of Richard Avedon, a monumental photographer of the twentieth century, from award-winning photography critic Philip Gefter.

Wolf Kahn: Paintings and Pastels, 2010-2020 Cover Image
ISBN: 9780847868599
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Published: Rizzoli Electa - September 15th, 2020

The most definitive and up-to-date book on the vibrant paintings and pastels by this popular modern master, which now serves as a memorable tribute to his artistic legacy.

Only What's Necessary 70th Anniversary Edition: Charles M. Schulz and the Art of Peanuts Cover Image
By Chip Kidd, Geoff Spear (By (photographer))
ISBN: 9781419746895
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 1st, 2020

Biden: The Obama Years and the Battle for the Soul of America Cover Image
By David Lienemann, Jill Biden (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780316593236
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Published: Voracious - September 8th, 2020

The visual chronicle of Joe Biden's eight years as vice president to Barack Obama, revealing in intimate detail who the presumptive 2020 Democratic nominee is as a leader, father, friend, and future President

This book captures the core of who Joe Biden is as a lifelong public servant, and who he would be as America's next President--featuring photographs from h

Native America: Aperture 240 (Aperture Magazine #240) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781597114851
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Published: Aperture - September 8th, 2020

This fall, as debates around nationalism and borders in North America reach a fever pitch, Aperture magazine releases "Native America," a special issue about photography and Indigenous lives, guest edited by the artist Wendy Red Star.

Plagued by Fire: The Dreams and Furies of Frank Lloyd Wright Cover Image
ISBN: 9780804172882
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Published: Vintage - September 22nd, 2020

Frank Lloyd Wright has long been known as a rank egotist who held in contempt almost everything aside from his own genius. Harder to detect, but no less real, is a Wright who fully understood, and suffered from, the choices he made.

Young Rembrandt: A Biography Cover Image
By Onno Blom, Beverley Jackson (Translated by)
ISBN: 9780393531794
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 8th, 2020

A captivating exploration of the little-known story of Rembrandt’s formative years by a prize-winning biographer.

Rembrandt van Rijn’s early years are as famously shrouded in mystery as Shakespeare’s, and his life has always been an enigma. How did a miller’s son from a provincial Dutch town become the greatest artist of his age? How in short, did Rembrandt become Rembrandt?

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